Sanding our assholes with 150 grit.

Now BBC is anti semite too!

http://www.jpost.com/servlet/Satellite?cid=1184613676334&pagename=JPost%2FJPArticle%2FShowFull

Those whining Israelis are at it again. Bunch of cocksuckers running the show in jpost.
Permalink Dan Denman 
July 16th, 2007 11:23pm
wtf?  how is that post anti-semitic?  it merely contains a definition of zionist (no idea if its accurate) and an observation on the content of the talmud (no idea if its accurate).

thats not anti semitic, surely?
Permalink worldsSmallestViolin 
July 17th, 2007 12:00am
For Jews it's not anti semitism for Israelis however it's blatantly anti semitic
Permalink Dan Denman 
July 17th, 2007 12:58am
The problem appears to be that the quote comes from a fabricated source.

But the JP is echoing the current mantra, that free expression is only for the pro-Israel lobby, which can publish as many lies as it pleases.
Permalink Send private email Stephen Jones 
July 17th, 2007 1:08am
This is what was on their website.

"Zionism is a racist ideology where jews [sic] are given supremacy over all other races and faiths."

This is a point where reasonable people may disagree.

"This is found in the Talmud."

This is false.

"There is a law called Baba Mezia"

Baba Metziah (written with a tzadi, not a zion) is a Tractate of the Talmud, a lot of densely worded Aramaic and Hebrew. I actually have the entire Tractate at home, I'm learning about the spiritual qualities of money.

"which allows jews to lie as long as its to non-jews."

False.

"Many pro jewish supporters will cringe at this being exposed because they know it exists, yet they keep quiet about it, hey frip, jla and co [the aliases of other people taking part in the discussion]."

We cringe because it's yet another in the long line of blood libels.

"The Law of Baba Mezia!! Tsk tsk tsk! It's in the Talmud."

Just stupidity.

Bottom line, I don't think that it should be removed, but responded to. I much prefer to call bullshit.
Permalink LeftWingPharisee 
July 17th, 2007 6:49am
---"Bottom line, I don't think that it should be removed, but responded to. I much prefer to call bullshit."----

Quite correct; whilst the initial statement is debateable the source is wrong. But it's hosted on a forum. To suggest that the BBC should be responsible for the accuracy of forum posts is absurd.
Permalink Send private email Stephen Jones 
July 18th, 2007 3:32am

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